Internship Open Call July 2017
KARST is offering two 6 month internships, one with an administrative focus and one with a technical focus, to begin Friday 1st September 2017. The internships offer the opportunity to work closely with KARST staff in a supporting role towards exhibitions, projects and events. Duties will include assisting with exhibition delivery, being actively involved with communications, marketing and logistics, as well as day to day tasks including invigilation and practical work as required.
The schedule for this position is flexible, but only applicants who can commit to working at least 1.5 days per week will be considered. The ideal intern will have strong organisational skills, have an interest in both national and regional visual arts, and be able to work flexibly, positively and creatively.
TECHNICAL INTERNSHIP: This internship will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to work with our exhibitions team in the installation and delivery of gallery projects. Learning will include practical making skills, use of tools, audio-visual equipment.
ADMIN INTERNSHIP: This internship will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to work with the KARST team in administration, marketing, communications and general organisation of the exhibition and projects programme.
This is a great opportunity for early career applicants who are interested and passionate about contemporary art, and would suit those interested in arts management, curating or other related focus within the visual arts. Hands on experience will be offered as well as full support and personal development. The internship is unpaid, although some subsistence will be provided and some weekend/evening working will be necessary.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday 8th August 2017 5pm
INTERVIEWS: Tuesday 15th August 2017
START DATE: Internships to start Friday 1st September 2017
Please email a covering letter and CV to email@example.com